English international certificates certify the level of knowledge in accordance with international valuation standards.

FIDES Centre organizes preparation courses for international CAMBRIDGE English certificates (KET, PET, FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC), TOEFL, IELTS, as follows:

  • all year round: preparation courses for the following exams: Cambridge (FCE, CAE, BEC) and TOEFL. Two training modules are organized for each type of certificate. A standard course module consists of 32 hours and runs for two months, twice a week for two hours. Courses can also be organized on weekends in a module of 24 hours, one session of 3 hours per week. (see FIDES series)
  • anytime upon request, individually or in groups: for all other certificates. In this case, the start date of the course, number of classes, frequency of sessions, program and syllabus will be answer your demands.

FIDES preparation coursesfor these exams aim to improve linguistic knowledge and familiarize students with the methodology and technique specific to each exam. We mention that the familiarization with that methodology and the examination technique are imperative for obtaining good results.

Method and course materials

Courses use cutting edge methodologies and materials (textbooks exercises, tests) published abroad and designed for that specific exam.


Fides courses are taught by experienced university professors specialized in the methods taught at Fides.

Types of courses and certificates:

KET (Key English Test)

PET (Preliminary English Test)

FCE (First Certificate in English)

CAE (Certificate in Advanced English)

CPE (Certificate of Proficiency English)


Courses for Cambridge Business English

BEC Preliminary (Business English Communication)

BEC Vantage

BEC Higher


Courses for IELTS exams

IELTS (International English Language Testing System)


Courses for TOEFL exams

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)